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March 17, 2018 7:38 AM Russian runway paved with gold

MOSCOW, Russia (AFP) — A Russian plane loaded with precious metals lost its glittering cargo on take-off Thursday, scattering the runway with gold and silver. The Antonov plane was taking off after refuelling in an airport at Yakutsk in Siberia when its cargo door flew open — and out tumbled nearly 200 bars from the Kupol gold mine in the remote Chukotka

March 11, 2018 5:13 AM Challenging road surface + speed = 4 dead in 36 hours in MoBay

Head of the Road Safety Unit in the Ministry of Transport, Kenute Hare, has described Montego Bay’s ‘Elegant Corridor’ as one of the most dangerous road networks in Jamaica. “The Elegant Corridor is a problem area. From Lilliput straight to the (Sangster International) airport roundabout,” Hare told The Sunday Gleaner yesterday, hours after 14

March 1, 2018 10:53 PM Canadian man held with cocaine at NMIA

ST ANDREW, Jamaica — A Canadian man was yesterday charged with breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act after he was reportedly found with cocaine at the Norman Manley International Airport. Charged is 25-year-old Tharshan Kathiadel, sales representative of Scarborough, Canada. Reports from the Narcotics Division are that about 2:15 pm, Kathiadel arrived 10

February 27, 2018 5:37 AM Collymore given time to get lawyer

OMAR “Best” Collymore, the 35-year-old man accused of masterminding the murder of his wife on Stanley Terrace in Red Hills, St Andrew, last month, is without an attorney. The Jamaica Observer has learnt that when Collymore and his co-accused, Michael Adams and Dewayne Pink, appeared in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court yesterday he had no legal 11

February 14, 2018 4:33 AM Russia: Human error, faulty sensor behind deadly plane crash

Human error may be to blame for the Russian plane crash that killed 71 people, Russian investigators said yesterday, noting that the plane's pilots failed to turn on the heating unit for its measuring equipment, resulting in flawed speed data. After studying the An-148's flight data recorder, the Interstate Aviation Committee said that Sunday's crash 20

February 11, 2018 3:46 PM Plane with 71 aboard crashes near Moscow; no survivors seen

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian passenger plane believed to be carrying 71 people crashed Sunday afternoon near Moscow, shortly after takeoff from one of the city’s airports. No survivors were immediately reported. The An-148 regional jet disappeared from radar screens a few minutes after departing from Domodedovo Airport en route to the city of Orsk, some 1,500 kilometres 130

February 11, 2018 1:34 PM Russian airline crashes near Moscow

A Russian airliner carrying 71 passengers and crew has crashed after vanishing from radar screens as it left a Moscow airport for the Urals. It's reported that Saratov Airlines An-148 regional jet was en route to the city of Orsk when it went missing. An emergency services source told Interfax news agency the plane crashed and there was "no chance" of survivors 9

February 9, 2018 6:20 AM Naked airline passenger taken for psychiatric examination

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska Airlines flight to Seattle was forced to return to Anchorage early Wednesday after a passenger locked himself in the bathroom, took off all his clothes, and refused to follow crew instructions. Kate Danyluk, a passenger on the flight, told The Associated Press she knew something was wrong because the flight attendants 8

January 31, 2018 7:36 PM Customs ‘yellow form’ goes electronic February 1

The Jamaica Customs Agency said that effective tomorrow, Thursday, February 1 it will be automating its passenger unaccompanied baggage declaration or ‘yellow form’. This will allow for more efficient processing of passengers who have unaccompanied baggage. As of February 1 hard copies of the ‘yellow form’ will no longer be issued to passengers 27

January 28, 2018 3:29 AM JCAA Completes Transfer of Air Traffic Control Operations

The Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority (JCAA) has completed the transfer of Air Traffic Control operations to the new air traffic control tower facility at the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay. This was disclosed by JCAA Director General, Mr. Nari Williams-Singh at a recent meeting of the Rotary Club of St. Andrew North at the Altamont 9